5 Ways To Get Travel Upgrades From Your Credit Card

Sometimes the most valuable benefits from your credit card are not the rewards, but rather the travel benefits that come with them. What follows are 5 ways you can get free (or discounted) upgrades while travelling. 1. Hotel upgrades With …

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Most Common Causes of Road Traffic Accidents

Traveling on the roads either by car or public transport is a normality of the modern world, yet every year people die as a result of road traffic accidents. In 2010 Britain alone had 24510 reported accidents where people were …

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Preparations for Auto Transport

When considering any major trip, whether it is a move or vacation, something that many people often forget to consider is auto transport. A car is often a necessity, especially in a new location, and car transport can be easily arranged. …

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Tips for Improved Gas Efficiency

In our part of the country, the Midwest, we have seen gasoline prices drop $.26 per gallon from a week ago and drop $1.71 from six weeks ago, according to the Energy Information Administration website. How long these lower prices …

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Prime Your Auto for Cold Climate Performance

If you live in an area of the U.S. that experiences cold weather, you have no doubt begun to pull warm weather clothes out of your closet. Lately, the nights are longer and colder than just a few weeks ago, …

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Mapping Your Way

A frequent question we are asked here at TravelGuidesFree.com is how to obtain road maps. Of course, anyone who is a member of an auto club can usually obtain various maps free of charge, and state welcoming centers are usually …

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Autumn Driving Safety Hints

In many parts of the country, the season of autumn means wet, soggy weather, limiting your visibility when driving. Combine that with winds and blowing leaves, and road conditions can become slippery and potentially dangerous. Clear your windshield. A good …

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Keeping Kids Happy During Car Rides

Would you rather undergo a root canal than face just a few hours in the car with your children or grandkids? Anyone who has traveled any distance with squirmy, whiny kids, knows the challenges involved with keeping them happy. We’re …

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Save Money While Traveling

With the present day slow down in the economy and high cost of fuel, many American families will likely lower the number of leisure trips in an effort to save money. The good news is vacationers can still maintain the …

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